10 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
A MASSIVE BRONZE FINGER CITRON FORM CENSER, 17TH/18TH CENTURY
naturalistically cast with applied blossoming leafy gnarled branches to form the handle and the supports, with areas of original gilding, the cover in the form of a similar smaller finger citron, Xuande sealmark within a square to the base -- 17in. (43.3cm.) high.
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